It's been more than two decades since Jolynda Lyon first came up with the concept for SONdance Ministries – a place where parents can take their children for worship-based dance productions that strays far away from some of the provocative dance lessons offered today.
TRACY – The 390-foot tower dominates the skyline of South Tracy.
The most appealing landscape element at Manteca's "front door" - as the Highway 99 interchange at Yosemite Avenue has been described - may no longer be the leaning palms that create an "X" that serve as a sort of trademark for In-N-Out Burgers.
The sound of hammers singing has been picking up at Woodside Homes' Tesoro neighborhood located within the triangle created by Atherton Drive, Woodward Avenue and Van Ryn Avenue in southeast Manteca.
Manteca as an incorporated city was only 11 years old when the Manteca-Ripon Pentecost Society was established.
LATHROP – Here's a deal that is hard to pass up: $20 for an immaculate 2000 Plymouth Neon.
The Manteca Parks and Recreation Department is conducting a week-long baton camp from June 28 to July 2 that includes being part of the Graffiti Sweeties in Manteca's Fourth of July parade on July 3. Instructor Dandi Manuel has 40 years experience as a twirler and over 20 years as an instructor during which time a number of students have earned state and national championships. The cost for ages 4 through 6 classes from 9 to 10 a.m. is $25 for residents and $35 for non-residents, and from 7 through 18 years of age from 10 a.m ...
The fate of South San Joaquin Irrigation District's bid to enter the retail power business won't be known until the heat of summer when 100-degree days ramp up air conditioning demand to send power bills in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon to their highest levels during the year.
LATHROP – Avoid the section of Louise Avenue between McKinley and Fifth Street on June 16 and 17.
The City of Manteca Fire Department is inviting community members to experience what it takes to douse out a simulated house fire.
The Manteca Branch Library will present Wet 'N Wetter Relays Thursday, July 8, at 3 p.m.
They had performed their version of "My God (My Guy)" from the Sister Act movies.
Proposition 16 – a statewide ballot measure with major implications on the future of retail electricity costs in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon – appears headed for defeat in Tuesday's voting.
Manteca Police Chief Dave Bricker believes Manteca has more than 40 solid locations that can engage kids in wholesome activities and help counter the lure of gangs.
Pinky Rideau gave everything she had when she was up on the gazebo stage at Library Park Tuesday afternoon.
Cursive writing is far from doomed in Manteca Unified classrooms under the $30 million Going Digital initiative.
The Second Harvest Food Bank in Manteca needs more room to operate and to store its food for the hungry.
Most hotel guests in Manteca stay for a night either on their way to somewhere else or to participate in a softball game at Big ...
Superintendent Bill Draa has built up fond memories of these past couple years at Ripon Unified.
Security costs money.
Free public education that can be readily access by students in the Manteca Unified School District isn't a one-size-fits-all endeavor.
When the Manteca Civic Center was completed 40 years ago, the complex was on the edge of town.
Citizens tasked with finding ways to accelerate Manteca's water savings wants to make things a little greener.
Jeff Shields' message couldn't have been clearer.
Manteca Fire Department is prepping for the unthinkable - a derailment of one of the 100-car oil trains now passing through Manteca en route to a ...
John Vierra was an X-ray technician at the Mobile Army Surgical Hospital on the 38th parallel.
Two cars were allegedly stolen by the same suspect Thursday morning – one from Walmart on South Main Street and the other from Todd Street near ...
Armed security officers could soon be closing Manteca municipal park restrooms.
Dale Fritchen has the perfect way to prevent and deter the Manteca Unified Board of Education from violating California's open meetings law.
El Nino - the wet weather pattern that California is being told will likely be in place this winter - is far from a slam dunk.